GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT) Third ranked Montrose started the scoring with a field goal in the first quarter to take a 3-0 lead.
The Indians kept the pressure on Fruita with a pair of Chris Eckerman touchdowns in the 2nd quarter. He had 16 carries for 89 yards in the first half.
After Montrose took a 24-0 lead in the 4th quarter, Fruita scored two touchdowns in the last three and a half minutes of the game.
The Indians stay undefeated at 5-0 with a 24-12 victory over fifth ranked Fruita. The Wildcats fall to 3-2 this season.